Practical Guide Book for Hospital Infection Risk Assessment, Prevention & Control

by Basarkar Shishir
Jaypeedigital | Medical Ebooks


Share this page

Quick Overview
Author/Editor Basarkar Shishir
ISBN 9789352501144
Speciality Hospital Administration
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12838
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2016
Pages 287
Book Type Professional
Chapter Name Size Page No
 

The book deals with the Practical Guide Book for Hospital Infection Risk Assessment, Prevention and Control”. The book is written by making an effort to getting in-depth knowledge about the risk assessment of infection and the precautions, governance and audit methodologies to make a comprehensive document. This edition of the book will try to fill the gap in the knowledge, attitude and practice in the area of infection prevention and control practices in every healthcare facility and also in clinics, nursing homes and students of medical, nursing and hospital management. This book provides charts and process flow diagrams to make the concept easy to understand. At the end, various supplements have been given which are covering various areas of infection prevention and control practices and these will help to be taken as ready-reckoner to understand the issues. This book is divided into four sections which comprise total 14 cases. The first section deals with the basics of infection risk assessment, prevention and control. The second section discusses the standard and transmission-based (additional) precautions. Section third focuses on the clinical governance and organizational support. Finally, section fourth discusses the infection prevention and control audit methodology.

Submit your review
  • 1 Star 2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star

Related Books

This book is an attempt to familiarize all medical and paramedical professionals with the importance of hospital waste management. Simplifies the subject by presenting each topic in short answers form so that each question is well understood. Provides line diagrams of complex processes and machines, thus making them easy to understand. Attempts have been mad...

Image07
Biomedical Waste Disposal Singh Anantpreet, Kaur Sukhjit

The methods of waste disposal in accordance with the guidelines are explained in a simple language that makes it easy to understand. A number of photographs and line diagrams are included to make the subject more comprehensive. Various tables further add value to the subject matter as these give the required information in brief. The chapters on Immunization...

Hospital acquired infections are becoming increasingly frequent across the world as the awareness of hospital infection, policies and implementation procedures are not well established in most of the hospitals. This attempt has been made with an object to meet the requirement of common infection control methodology for day-to-day need in each and every depar...

This book has been developed for the persons involved in planning, designing, building, and operating health care facilities. Provides step-by-step process of planning and state-of-the-art design to achieve a viable facility to organize and manage hospital and nursing homes. An endeavour has been made to sort out the many ingredients necessary to construct a...

Image07
Hospital Sterilization Anand Nagaraja Prem

Hospital infection is one of the major causes of morbidity and mortality following any procedure on the human body in the hospital. Infection arises primarily because of lack of knowledge by the hospital staff about sterilization. Today, majority of super-specialty hospitals import very expensive sterilizing equipment. However, very little effort is made to ...

This book provides information and knowledge needed for hospital management and planning of resources for efficient optimum use. The chapters on Intensive Care Unit and services during disaster management situations and handling of biomedical waste shall be highly useful for both administrators and students. It explains adequately the concept of quality and ...

This book gives the stepwise guidelines for quality hospital care for doctors in general and postgraduates of Hospital and Health Administration and Hospital Managers in particular. Quality management refers to the evaluation of the conditions under which care is provided and it encompasses all activities that contribute to defining, designing, assessing, mo...

This book Hospital Administration and Management: A Comprehensive Guide has been elaborated with reference to current techniques and practice of hospital administration and management so as to make the text more easily comprehensible to all Hospital Managers, Administrators and students concerned. A select bibliography is given at the end of the book for thi...